7 Ted Ginn Jr.

Nationality
usa United States
Position
DB, ST, WR
Birthday
4/12/1985
Hometown
Cleveland, OH
High School
Glenville
Height
6'0"
Weight
170
Current Team
Ohio State
Seasons
2004

High School: The latest in a recent string of outstanding student-athletes from Glenville who have decided to wear scarlet and gray … perhaps the most sought after defensive back prospect in the nation last year … is expected to vie immediately for playing time, either at cornerback or with the special teams … has great cover skills and outstanding speed … played for his father, Ted Ginn Sr., in high school and is well schooled in every aspect of the game … was selected as the USA Today Defensive Player of the Year … also a 2004 Parade All-American … SuperPrep named him as their 2004 National Defensive Player of the Year … Prep Football Report rated him as the third best overall prospect in the nation and the top defensive prospect … Rivals.com rated him as the top overall prospect in Ohio and the second best player in the country … was named the Most Valuable Player of the U.S. Army All-America game … also played quarterback, wide receiver and running back for Glenville and returned punts and kickoffs … as a senior, picked off eight passes and returned five of them for touchdowns … one of his interceptions went for a state-record 102-yard touchdown, while another went for a 97-yard score … also passed for 932 yards and 12 touchdowns and rushed for 845 yards and 17 touchdowns … named one of Ohio’s three 2003 Division I Offensive Players of the Year … returned four punts and one kickoff for touchdowns … the national champion in the 100 high hurdles as a junior and the best time in the nation as a senior when he won the state title for the second consecutive year … has been timed at 10.5 seconds in the 100 meter dash.

Personal: Is the son of Ted Ginn Sr. and Jeanette Ginn … was a teammate at Glenville with current Buckeyes Dareus Hiley, Donte Whitner, Troy Smith and fellow signee Curtis Terry.

Offense

SeasonTeamGGSRush AttRush YdsRush AvgRush TDTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TDPRPR YdsPR AvgPR TD
2004Ohio State125131138.72NA2535914.42590NANA2402001538425.64
Total-12513113020253590259000240001538404

Defense

SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TDPRPR YdsPR AvgPR TD
2004Ohio State1252202402001538425.64
Total-125220240001538404